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. johnson with vietnam. nixon with watergate. force truncated presidency. jimmy carter's one term. the first bush one term. the second bush leaves under a cloud. so they look to two presidents to give them better hope in feeling about the government. first off, kennedy, reagan in this poll which kennedy had 85% approval, reagan had 74%. so people remember that kennedy -- yo he put a man on the moon, that he called his administration the new frontier. he has frozen our minds at the age of 46, and nobody could quite imagine if he walked into this room tonight, he would be 96 years old. it's 50 years later. but he is still young, vital, energetic, a celebrity, and exciting personnel. people are attached to that, and i think -- what comes to mind, my teacher was richard hofstetter, the great historian. and dick once said to me that america is the only country in the world that believes it was more perfect and strives for improvement. [laughter] and this is what in a since kennedy gives to people this day. i'd say one other thing, which is that the kennedys are a americans dynasty. not the roosev
johnson. >> hey, good -- good morning, everybody. veronica johnson joins me here in storm center 4 first thing this morning. already snowflakes spotted outside of our window. >> really around much of the area. and reports are coming in fast as we heard angie say on social media. that's what i've been monitoring. i'll give you a tour around the area, who has what and a lot of pictures coming in. >> if you're participating in our social media today, which we hope you will, send us facebook or twitter picture, don't forget to tell us where the picture is taken. we have a couple of pictures but don't know where they're from. advisories in southern maryland, prince george's county, district in arlington county, higher shaded pink counties here, winter storm warnings. there could be more in the way of accumulating snow and ice problem. current temperatures way below freezing, northern maryland in the shenandoah valley. storm team 4 radar. getting specific reports? >> that's right, roads are starting to get bad. that's what a lot of folks are telling us, even around areas of loudoun county. som
for allegedly killing her husband of eight days, cody johnson. newly released legal briefs giving a first look at how the two sides will make their cases. prosecutors say the montana newlywed were at glacier national park in july when the defendant pushed mr. johnson in the back with both hands. mr. johnson fell face first to his death. seemingly contradicting that he fell by accident after graham pushed his arm away during an argument. >> the fact she openly admits she took a dear friend from us boggles my mind. >> reporter: u.s. attorneys say they plan to prove for nine days after johnson's death, graham went to great lengths to hide her crime from family and friends and law enforcement. even allegedly sending herself e-mails from a fake account she created named tony. prosecutors have to prove she intended to kill him. this was not an accident. >> reporter: graham has pleaded not guilty. in their legal briefs, they admit graham's story changed over time but maintained johnson's death was an accident. the defense also writing in its brief that despite expected testimony that graham suffered
, veronica johnson is tracking really cold weather and some drastic changes for the weekend. >>> good afternoon, i'm pat lawson muse. >> i'm barbara harrison. this afternoon, one officer appeared in court on child pornography charges. a second was found with a missing teenager. >> now, news 4 learned a same police officer is being questioned in the same case. mark segraves has the latest in a fast moving story. >> reporter: two d.c. police officers are off the street and another behind bars in allegations officers were having inappropriate contact with underage girls. it was two days ago when a d.c. police officer was charged with taking nude pictures of a 15-year-old girl. multiple sources say another officer is being charged for his actions after the mother called the police. the second officer is not charged with wrong doing but placed on desk duty pending the investigation. he tried to alert officer washington that he was about to be arrested. another officer has been placed on desk duty as his allegations are being investigated. a judge ordered him held until a future court date.
. the sharks lose to the wild 3- 1. disappointing road trip. >>> zach johnson with the miracle drop shot and this kept him alive against tiger woods, even tiger having a smirk on his face. a par would force a playoff with tiger. woods with a give me putt, not much of a give me put at all. how about that, johnson defeats tiger woods on a missed putt by tiger. don't see that often. >>> stanford is officially going to the rose bowl. they'll play michigan state, huge legacy being built by david shaw. he'll be on the gameday tonight. >> thanks. >> that's all the time we have tonight. ,,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,, captioning funded by cbs and ford >> simon: tonight, you will not hear from world leaders about the greatness of nelson mandela, but from the people closest to him-- from the people who called him by his clan name, "madiba." what they saw and admired more than anything else was his power of forgiveness, how he forgave the people who had stolen his life from him. you will see him tonight not as nelson the man who liberated a nation, but as madiba-- father, husband, cellmate, friend. >> you know
their wedding. prosecutors say 22-year-old jordan graham was having second thoughts about marrying cody johnson when she shoved him off a cliff in july. graham claims this was an accident during an argument. she says she was trying to remove her husband's hands from her arm when he fell. >>> lawmakers in congress face a budget deadline today. they must have a spending plan in place by friday or they face another partial government shutdown early next year. it appears a deal may be in the workses after hours of negotiations. it would return some of the spending slashed earlier but would do little to end the nation's debit. >>> five of the nation's greatest entertainers make up the new class of kennedy center honorees. they are billy joel, carlos santana, herbie hancock. shirley maclaine. and martina arroyo. the president lauded them saying they have all remained true to themselves. billy joel called becoming an honoree a little overwhelming. the show airs on december 29th. >>> change could be coming to your facebook feed. you might soon be able to do more than just like someone's status. >>> and
and then zach johnson clawed his way back and made this amazing shot on the 18th hole. that forced playoff against tiger woods, and johnson won, taking home $1 million for the victory. a little chest bump there. >>> when we return, another look at this morning's top stories, and celebrating the arts. billy joel and carlos santana are among this year's kennedy center honorees. billy joel carlos santana are among this year's kennedy center honorees. ♪ shop the adam levine collection, exclusively at kmart. and go behind the scenes at shopyourway.com/adam the day building a play set begins with a surprise twinge of back pain... and a choice. take up to 4 advil in a day or 2 aleve for all day relief. [ male announcer ] that's handy. ♪ gearing up for tomorrow's memorial. what they're doing to keep the location secure. plus -- locked on a plane! the passenger... who woke u to find himself trapped on a united plane. and... freezing temperatures... and black ice... the bay area's stuckn this cold snap -- and the wintry weather stretches cot to coast. join us for kpix 5 news this morning... begi
. jordan graham and cody johnson had been married only eight days when they went to glacier national park last summer. prosecutors now revealing that cody johnson fell face first suggesting he was murdered, pushed. graham meantime has pleaded not dpilty claiming his death was an accident. william is live in l.a. with more. william? >> jon, jury selection got underway a few minutes ago in this trial. basically, she's accused of pushing him off the cliff and prosecutors are now revealing, of course, we know a lot more than we did a short time ago. now, so to speak, we've got a huge pool of jurors because people are worried about bias and that they knew too much about this case. they said there's a lot of evidence that jordan graham is a liar, she tried to cover up his death but defense says that graham was a scared 22-year-old who panicked and now that cody fell but only after she tried to protect herself during an argument. johnson and graham dated more than a year. some friends didn't approve and many describe graham as immature and socially inhe want -- inept. he grabbed her arm, she fo
year-old gramm and a 25 year-old johnson had been married for eight days when they argued. federal prosecutors will attempt to convince jurors that gramm and deliberately puts johnson to his death. >> after a new york commuter train derailed killing four people, to federal lawyers want the train to be outfitted with cameras. this is video of the derailment from last sunday. the national transportation safety board has also suggested the cameras. thoreau wrote administration has not immediately respond to the messages. alloy your and the union leader for the derailed train's engineer have said that he briefly not off or experienced eight days at the controls. more than 60 people were injured. >> a cockroach possessing powers to withstand harsh winters has made itself to new york city. workers university biologist says of the species is well documented and asia but was never confront in the united states until now. the newcomer was first spotted in new york in 2012. the scientists say what it is too soon to predict the impact, there's probably little cause for concern. >> samisen die
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comments left on his facebook page from cheryl miller johnson. proud to have you in office, rick. thank you for all that you do. others left on this page supporting the sheriff. it seems a lot of folks have lost sight of this. >> he's saying he has no problem with the south african embassy, and the u.s. embassy in south africa lowering its flag, but it shouldn't be done here. >> no response from either corner? >> there is no legal ramifications this sheriff is facing. he's well within his jurisdiction to do this and it's more of a guideline than it is a mandate and it's been done before, just to give precedent. it's been done three times before that we know of. george w. bush doing it for pope john paul ii and will clinton doing it for yitzhak rabin and lyndon johnson for winston churchill. there is precedent in the united states, but as far as he's concerned he has no place for it in south carolina. >> thank you so much. >>> preventing gun violence in america. can the u.s. learn anything on gun control from other countries? cnn's fareed zakaria investigators. ♪ ♪ ♪ i wanna spread a l
would have put to a pat nixon or ladybird johnson. the difference was she was willing to respond. >> are mary said she was an inspiration perfect for the times. one of the things we have been covering is the changing role of women in society. how the first lady is often a benchmark for that. >> i think that's is where i think she connected with millions of women, you know, she was candid about her personal struggles. she was -- a lot of people didn't realize when she became first lady she had been married before. i think bonnie with "time magazine" correspondent asked her about that. and why people didn't know about it. she said no one bothered to ask her before. in 1957, i remember the first name her ever appeared in "the washington post, and it was about her fashion sensibility. it talked about her taste for quiet hat and slightly more talkative suits. in 1957, that was fine. that have one culture. a lot of people looked at betty ford, this cub scout den mother. a sunday schoolteacher and labeled her. they wrote her off, in effect. then they discovered no, actually this is a wo
attorney believes it was premeditated. >>> and in the fort worth star telegram woman killed in johnson county home explosion. authorities in texas believe a propane leak may be to blame for the blast. >>> in iceland armed police shoot and kill a suspect for the first time in that country's history. the suspect was firing a shotgun from inside his home monday. two unarmed police men were shot when they try ed to enter the man's apartment. iceland has one of the lowest crime rates in the world. gun violence is extremely rare. the regular police force doesn't carry firearms and handguns are banned. >>> actor ryan o'neil is defending ownership of a painting depicting his ex girlfriend, the late farrah fawcett, he's locked in a legal feud with the university of texas. he says he has no intention of selling it. some estimates say it's as much as worth $30 million. >>> they don't call him big z for nothing. strongman pulled 12 cars setting a new world record. sound tough? he pulled 20 cars last year weighing more than twice his recent tug, but guinness did not count it because he used a ladde
. chains are required right now on interstate 80. it is at highways 50 and 88 as well. i'm carolyn johnson. >> i'm dan ashley. sandhya patel is tracking the cold weather with live doppler 7hd. sandhya? >> yes and it will be icy cold tonight. we are in the clear right now and this is going to play into the chill. the freeze warning north bay in a few hours. when you are sleeping it goes up at 2:00 a.m. and it runs until thursday at 9:00 a.m. expecting 20s tomorrow morning so you will want to protect your pipes, your plants and of course don't forget about those pets. the rest of the bay area with the exception of san francisco under the freeze warning wednesday night through thursday morning. this does come with some danger and that is the risk of hypothermia. keep this in mind. the view from the exploratorium camera showing you how clear it is. the temperatures are in the 30s. santa rosa and napa as we look at the view of clear skies over san francisco. here are some of the coldest spots in the morning. 29 santa rosa and 27 in napa. 30s, low 30s, below freezing in fairfield, concord, liver
johnson, the lions wideout -- >> i told you. the video we showed you earlier. that's when the weather actually died down. this was right when the game began. helmet full of snow. he held on. but it was philly, baltimore, it was pittsburgh. it was washington, d.c. it was everywhere. >> football at its finest. >> foot at its finest. a lot of people talking about real football. i have to be honest, i'm sort of a sucker for the forward pass. there was also that to take into account. >> didn't see a lot of that. all right, josh, thank you so much. >>> we move on now in the shocking shooting on a college campus. a student months away from graduating, allegedly gunned down by a campus cop. the honor student was stopped for driving erratically and speeding. the incident is now under investigation. and abc's john muller has that story for us. >> he made a huge impact and -- on so many lives here. >> reporter: this morning, students at the university of incarnate word stunned by the loss of a classmate. >> cameron was the sweetest, kindest, gentlest person. so compassionate. >> reporter: on sun
.m., phillip morris. second one is mcdonald's, mcd. >> okay. >> caller: boeing. b.a. johnson & johnson and cemex. >> let me start with the last one first, speculative mexican play. i have to tell you, mexico, i have been trying to find ways to play mexico and i don't like the eww. that's an interesting way to do. aerospace, boeing, j&j, it's a large part of my charitable trust. mcdonald's, no on phillip morris. i didn't like that quarter. replace it with a diversified industrial company like g.e. you have a restaurant chain, tobacco, i don't like that one. aerospace. drug and cement. good choices, but the pmi, a lot of people got hurt by that because it's a new negative view for me. i have liked it for ages. i no longer do. stick with cramer. >>> mad about "mad money"? immerse yourself into cramers world, while you watch the show with zeebox. on your phone, tablet or on the web, get sneak peeks, go behind the scenes. and join the conversation. download the free app today for the ultimate cramerican adventure. >>> so much data today got lost in the shuffle. the twitter led rally, they d
from texas. ms. johnson: i rise today to speak in support of h.r. 3547, a bill to the application of certain space launch liability provisions through 2014. first established by congress as part of the commercial space launch act amendments of 1988, the commercial space transportation risk sharing liability and insurance regime has been extended seven times. it expires on december 31 of this year. it's important for congress to act now so there is sufficient time for this legislation to make its way to the president's desk before the current authority expires. the liability and insurance regime that would be extended by this legislation is three-tiered. and in the first tier, license and commercial launch providers are required to purchase third-party liability insurance to compensate for possible losses from the third-party claims by uninvolved public. up to the maximum probable loss level determined by the federal aviation agency administration. as part of this licensing process or a maximum level of $500 million. in the second tier, the claims above those maximum probable losse
that we as democrats should embrace. >> congressman hakeem jeffries of new york, thank you. clay johnson is with the department for better technology, a presidential innovation fellow. he's been the person i have been following most closely in analyzing the website. so, clay, looking at the website today, hearing the administration's updates yesterday, what's your sense of how far things have come and what does it tell us about how bad things were? >> well, it's a great deal of relief to me that the website seems to be up and operational. i tried it out earlier. i'm on the individual market as a small business owner, and so, i have to shop for my own health insurance, so i got a bit through it today. i'm just glad that the preposterous debate that the affordable care act should be judged by healthcare.gov -- i mean, healthcare.gov's problems was an acquisition and procurement problem, not a health care problem. it's not like when we had butterfly ballot problems in florida, we decided to revert to monarchy. and we shouldn't, you know, sort of judge a health care policy based on, you know
's hedging. it's a real good hedge. if you want to, you can buy johnson & johnson and procter & gamble. and my trust owns both of them because they are earnings momentum and restructuring stories respectively. we will be looking to buy them for the trust if they get hammered. i know it shouldn't be that easy. you have to be suspicious of any trading strategy that comes out so easily. but it sure makes sense if you're calling for the over so to speak, meaning more jobs as my friend and writing colleague at the street.com has suggested to me. and by the way, this man has been dead right on this number. probably the best guy i know on what the number's going to be like. besides, it's cheap insurance of what could be a treacherous 3.35% in the ten-year that will, indeed cause stocks to decline. it's going to be a shock to the parts of the stock market that are most sensitive to rates. no, i'm not calling for bonds to go to 3.5% immediately, but bonds do overshoot, and that's where the ten-year could go in a short period of time after a stronger than expected number. needless to say, you ca
, rather, for jim johnson. last season, the 30-year-old notched 50 saves in 59 opportunities. a's also bolstered their starting rotation by signing lefty scott tasner to a two-year, $22 million deal. meanwhile, we just received word they have pulled off another trade. they acquired outfielder craig gentry for a minor league prospect. >>> still to come, usually hockey fans toss hats to the ice to celebrate a big goal. why would thousands of teddy bears fly at this hockey game? to those who've waited... worried... poked and prodded... taken risks... and lived in a state of "what if?"... welcome to a new state... of health. welcome to covered california. the place to find quality, affordable coverage. financial help for those in need. and nobody can be denied because of a pre-existing condition. enroll now at coveredca.com or call 1-800-752-6631. >>> you a hockey fan? not so much. maybe after this one. calgary hit -- they have a pretty menacing name, but they could also go by the monday abbinger teddy bear kings of the world. that's because the teddy bear toss tradition has been around 20
on interstate 80. it is at highways 50 and 88 as well. i'm carolyn johnson. >> i'm dan ashley. sandhya patel is tracking the cold weather with live doppler 7hd. sandhya? >> yes and it will be icy cold tonight. we are in the clear right now and this is going to play into the chill. the freeze warning north bay in a few hours. when you are sleeping it goes up at 2:00 a.m. and it runs until thursday at 9:00 a.m. expecting 20s tomorrow morning so you will want to protect your pipes, your plants and of course don't forget about those pets. the rest of the bay area with the exception of san francisco under the freeze warning wednesday night through thursday morning. this does come with some danger and that is the risk of hypothermia. keep this in mind. the view from the exploratorium camera showing you how clear it is. the temperatures are in the 30s. santa rosa and napa as we look at the view of clear skies over san francisco. here are some of the coldest spots in the morning. 29 santa rosa and 27 in napa. 30s, low 30s, below freezing in fairfield, concord, livermore , and it is only going to get
behind it. he is not going to be reprimanded. it is more of a guideline than a mandate. lyinden johnson did it. and bill clinton did it for the prime minister of israel. but his sheriff doesn't think that it should be an honor for nelson mandela. >> over seas nuclear inspectors are in iran today. iran is denying it is trying to build a nuclear weapon. cnn has more. >> reporter: this one day inspection of this heavy water reactor is over. iran says it is not going to shut it down and not part of the secret weapons program and inspectors are welcome to see for themselves. iran is not after nuclear weapons. iran's invitation for the iaea to visit it's heavy water reactor is part of that campaign. this is the third visit to the reaction te reaction. it could be a source for p plutonium. insisting the reactor is for the production of medical isotopes only. it doesn't have the weapons for plutonium. >> there are specific requirements and agreements made regarding iraq that certainly we have the expectation they will abide by or they will be viol e violating the agreement. but the stage is se
who was at the crash scene, praying for his friend. ludacris, dwayne johnson. it grossed $2 billion worldwide. it is an incredibly popular movie franchise. >> he was universally liked. by everyone who knew him crew seems. >>> michael jordan has the right stuff. 50 years old he and his relatively new wife are expecting. >> wow! >> according to e! on-line. >> she's pretty. >> they are reporting that they are expecting their first child in april. according to a rep that talked to e! news. this will be the fourth child for the chicago bulls star. he has three grown children with his ex-wife but the first child for the cuban-american model. and yeah, they tied the knot back in april after five years of dating. so family's on the way. congratulations to them. >> cute couple. very cool. >>> now to north dakota where an interesting person showed up on the local news. will ferrell played the role of ron burgundy the entire newscast. next to real live co-anchors. they did their thing for an entire newscast, and this is how it ended. >> wonderful to be here. really was. >> stay classy. >> what
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johnson has the latest from the storm center. >> i'm tracking it all. we have a couple things that we are going to have to warry about. the temperatures this time tomorrow, you are going to be uncomfortable. the mercury is going to drop. the other thing we are dealing with, folks, a lot of rain moving in. winter type weather for the weekend. that weather, i know, it's early. it includes snow that could accumulate and includes ice that could accumulate. we are looking at freezing rain and sleet around the area. temperatures right now, they are comfortable. mid-60s, most locations. with high that is topped out around 66 and 67 degrees in college park, rockville, maryland, gaithersburg, 65-66. it's more like late october type conditions. it's still going to be mild early tomorrow morning. likely to be able to get by. leave the house with a light jacket tomorrow. the warmest time of the day, in fact, will be early on. then we have showers to deal with, too, for the morning rush. it's going to be nasty and need the umbrella, not just for the morning but throughout the entire day. let me sh
, for people to say, why bother? >> nick johnson from princeton new jersey has not had a car or driver's license since he was 18 years old. he pays $15 a year on bike maintenance, he says commuting is just a hassle and bike every. >> i don't have to park, pay for car payments, automobile insurance, which i hear is expensive in jersey. it's a form of entertainment and exercise so i don't have to buy a gym membership in addition to paying for a car, and it's fun. >> harris, the number of people with a driver's license -- who don't have a driver's license has risen from 21% in 2000 to 26% in 2010. >> i'm curious how the auto industry would react to this. they might want to train these people themselves. >> an -- analysts say the auto industry is championing at the bit at getting the millenial generation. they're looking at smaller cars with more technology packed in them. >> much here aspiration to buy certain cars. a that younger generation doesn't have that passion and it's more about getting from a to b and have more passion about what is in the car, like entertainment systems. >> the
. >> that was carolyn johnson reporting. prp is being used in conjunction with some hair transplant procedures but there's no long-term research proving it works. lisa is here. >> the freeze work for everywhere but san francisco. even san francisco dropped into the upper 30s. 37 at the airport. and 37 the exploratorium. you see the holiday lights there. we will look for more sunshine today when we warm up. and what about our rainfall? we will talk about that when we return. >> and stanford has done it again manhandling arizona state in the partly to those who've worried... suffered in silence... hoped... and lived in a state of fear... welcome to a new state... of health. welcome to covered california. the place to find quality, affordable coverage. financial help for those in need. and nobody can be denied because of a pre-existing condition. enroll now at coveredca.com. behaves like the surface of your skin. now watch what soap does to it. ♪ soap strips your skin. dove is different. with 1/4 moisturizing cream, dove doesn't strip your skin like soap. he loves me. he loves me not. he loves me. he lov
to $2,500 for a set of three treatments. >> that was carolyn johnson reporting. prp is being used in conjunction with some hair transplant procedures, but there's no long-term research proving it works. >> 9:44 now. big day ahead. folks gearing up for the niners game. the temperatures? >> well, i knew you would ask that. almost ten degrees below average. we will be once again in the upper 40s. right now we are almost at 40 degrees with a little hazy sunshine. it's a spare-the-air day today. a freeze warning again tonight. but pour san francisco we will talk about the warmup when we return. >> thank you, lisa. stanford has done it again. manhandling arizona state again in the pac-12 title uncle go one,two,one,two,one [uncle]thistwo,one.cotch,okay? [niece]okay! [uncle]okay? [niece]one,two three,four,five,six,seven,eight! [uncle laughing] okay,we go the other way,okay? [niece]one,two,three,four,five, six,seven! [uncle laughs]there's ten spaces,you want to try again? [uncle]yeah? >> welcome back. coming up on 9:47 on this sunday morning. look at this gorgeous picture. it could almost
johnson is talking about today, although a democrat, ezekiel emanuel, one of the architects of the law insists the more people learn about the benefits, the more they'll like it. take a listen. >> in wisconsin, a young man, 27 years old, his -- on average his insurance costs will increase by 124%. from $1,100 a year to over $2,400 per year. that's because of obama care. >> no one has launched a big pr campaign to get these people signed up because of the problems with the federal website. we are about to launch a big pr campaign. and that, i think, is going to persuade a lot of people. >> now, as part of that pr campaign, as mr. emanuel calls it, today the white house is trying to tout the fact that medicaid is being expanded all around the country to get millions of people who don't have insurance right now covered. of course, that means taxpayers kicking in the money to cover these folks. the question is going to be whether or not the math adds up in the end. whether you can get enough young, healthy people to sign up for the law in order to help pay for all these millions of folks c
asked us to carry out. i thank you you know that my time. >> thank you, ms. johnson. members can submit them for the record and they will appear at this point. or witness today's the honorable gina mccarthy, administrator of the environmental protection agency. prior to her appointment as administrator, she was the assistant administrator for epa's office of air and radiation or she advocated to protect public health and the environment. during her career, which spans over 30 years, she's the head with the state local levels on environmental issues and helps coordinate policies and academic growth, energy transportation and environment. administrator mccarthy received a bachelor virge degrees social anthropology from university of massachusetts and a masters of science and environmental health, engineering and planning are the tests university. at this time, i yield to the gentleman from connecticut for additional comments. >> thank you, chairman smith and ranking member johnson for holding today's hearing on the environmental protection agency. i'm very pleased gina mccarthy who served
conditions like this all around the league. look at the dolphins. look at calvin johnson, a face full of snow in his helmet. >> that is awesome. that looks like a lot of fun. ground crews did their best to keep the fields playable. but it was tough. there was lots of fumbling. the lion ones, they fumbled seven times in their game. the eagles-lion ones. look at this they wouldn't dare attempt a field goal. >> no way. >> there is no chance to kick it. it looks like a lot of fun for us to watch. i don't know about playing in it. >> exactly. i think those goes were out there going honestly, this is a joke. they can't even see each other. it's hilarious. to make matters worse, andy, this is what we could be looking at for the super bowl. >> the super bowl will be february 3rd. you know the good old farmer's almanac is calling for a big winter storm just like we saw yesterday for the week of the super bowl. now, the almanac claims to be right about 80% of the time. they called for a barely cold winter this year, i don't know, guys. i say they have been right so far. >> we will check in with indra,
looking for the historical angle. i can't help but think of lyndon johnson. he spent all those years, all those decades in congress and in the senate, going along, placating, doing the bidding of the conservative forces who controlled his immediate political future. this was the lyndon johnson who was the segregationist, but then when he got to the top, he became president, no one controlled him anymore. he was free to speak his mind and act on his conscience. this is the lyndon johnson who ended segregation. i find myself wondering if there is a little lbj in this pope, a conservative cardinal who infuriated the left in argentina and now as pope is becoming something of a liberal icon. here to make sense of who pope francis is and how he is shaping up our politics, we're joined by msnbc.com's benjy sarlin, sarah p posner, ana marie cox is still with us, and ambassador flynn as well. ambassador flynn, i'll start with you. you were an appointee of president clinton as the ambassador to the vatican. you are somebody who has fairly conservative views on the cultural issues. when you look at
is responsible? peter johnson, jr. on that next. ♪ ♪ >>> four people are dead and 11 still in critical condition after a horrific train derailment in new york city. the question now, can the railroad or can the city be held responsible? both or either? peter johnson, jr. here to explain the legal fallout. we know four lost their lives. over 60 injured. 11 in critical condition. >> metro north is the entity that's responsible for this. the people want to bring action for wrongful death and personal injury. they have 90 days to bring a notice of claim for that. at the same time, they will be a criminal -- there will be a criminal investigation to determine whether the operator or the engineer of the train was drunk in some way, was on drugs in some way, or acted in some criminally negligent fashion. i don't think that's going to happen. it doesn't appear to be any signs of that. but there is an issue as to brake. there have been some reports that the engineer of the train said that he dumped the brakes, that he used the braking pattern as if it was a crash at a railroad crossing, kind of a last-di
, boris johnson, proposes to close nearly every single ticket office on the london underground network, with more than 700 jobs being lost. does the prime minister believe that that is the way to raise living standards for ordinary londoners? >> the best way to help londoners is to ensure that we have a safe and affordable tube, and that we use modern technology to deliver that. the conversation that the hon. lady needs to have is with the trade union that has done so much damage to our underground. we ought to have no-strike deals on the underground and permanent systems that provide a good service. >> earlier this week in brighton, i was tested for hiv. this sunday is world aids day. in view of the fact that one in five people with hiv in this country does not know that they have it, does the prime minister agree that regular testing is to be encouraged? >> i pay tribute to my hon. friend, all hon. members across the house and everyone in politics who campaign so persistently and consistently on this issue. it is vital that we improve the livelihoods of people who have hiv and aids i
. smith intended to land at the remote johnson creek airstrip seen in this youtube video but they never made it. >> the temperature really dropping tonight that's probably the biggest concern. they have their winter parkas and close clothes to layer up. but, you know, this is the third night out. >> reporter: smith's founding business partner rand kriech knows the wilderness is unforgiving but knows smith to be a cautious pilot. >>> he is so intelligent. if anyone can get out of this situation, he could put the airplane down. >> reporter: kriech says smith's missing plane was also used to help others. >> he flies with aeromexico to take doctors and dentists down to mexico to do services down there regularly. >> reporter: back at the office where they started the high- tech company serialtek which services the data storage industry, his employees are anxious. >> come back, dale. we got some work for you to do. we're not done yet. >> search teams expect to have 50 searchers and five airplanes involved in today's effort. >>> happening today the san francisco man charged with killing anoth
in late september an easy going half mile trail paved the way for the johnson family as they hiked through the forest in colorado. nature was at its best until the union sons crossed paths with its worst. >> we heard this large crack. kind of a cracking or a thunder sound. then we saw like a big chunk of the mountain slide down. >> reporter: adam rodgers was halfway up the trail when he saw boulders as beg as cars tumble down the mountain without warning. fearing hikers could be trapped, he called the 911. searchers arrived at the massive unstable scene hoping to find signs of life buried beneath the rubble. >> i heard a small girl cry out and i could only see her hand coming up through the boulder, so i immediately went over there and tossing off the boulders. >> reporter: the uncovered 13-year-old gracy johnson told rescuers her father dwayne shielded her in his final moments. >> her dad is a real he. >> reporter: saved her life. >> reporter: in an instant gracie lost her father dwayne and mother donna, both popular coaches, her sister and cousin were also killed. >> we may never get ove
dermott on speculation friday? simple, it announced the old ceo steven johnson who has been running the company some say running the company into the ground for the last four years will be retiring later this month. going to be replaced by david dixon. and before that he ran the u.s. arm of technip a terrific energy construction firms that's one of the principal competitors. dixon has 23 years of offshore experience. that's right, in engineering construction for oil fields and i think he's the right guy for the job. i think he has the experience to turn the company around. mcdermott's management is being revamped, but that alone will not make for a turn around, creates the potential for one. what do i think is happening could encourage shareholders? first of all, and this is crucial in any stock story comeback. after all the company's missteps, the expectations for mcdermott have gotten so low that the stock seems to be impervious to bad news. what i regarded as a disappointing quarter. earnings coming in well below expectations. company's backlog decreasing an astounding 9% and serious execution issues
this on cable tv and a variety of other things. i'll finish by recounting words that lyndon johnson, a master legislator, said once. he grew up poor in the hill country in texas. and his family couldn't always take for granted that they were going to have enough to keep the roof over their head or keep food on the table. o this is the thought i'll leave you with. jobson once said any man not willing to compromise, well, that man never went to bed hungry. he said, you know, he said any man who is not willing to settle for half a loaf, well, that man never went to bed hungry. that's exactly right. the american people expect us to be problem solvers and practical solution providers, not happen right now. we're too intent on taking an all or nothing approach which leads to nothing. having said all of that, i'm pleased to be with you here. and senator, i'll turn it over o you. >> to all of you, if you have a question, stand up -- i don't know where the mics are. we have the mics. so let's begin. if you have a question, stand up, we'll go to you. no, ma'am elected officials might feel giving up the
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analyst, peter johnson, jr. >> i guess if you think this is about martin luther king or others, it's not about something that's gone crazy, if you think it's not about a tax and spend plan to redistribute wealth in america and you want to make it about discrimination and class and race and gender warfare, then it's about civil rights. so if you want to romanticize something or talk about the struggle, if you want to talk about a crusade against rich people and middle class people or upper middle class people and somehow bring back a base that has gone away, steve, only 29%, 30% of young americans 18 to 29 who don't have health insurance say they're going to sign up for obamacare. there is another study that says that more than 50% of that same group, if they had an opportunity to recall the president -- we don't have recalls, but great britain and other places do. they would recall the president based upon obamacare and other issues. >> those are the people who voted for him. >> when you grasp for straws and say, this is about the civil rights movement, what do you think about when
in person was peter johnson, jr. who joins us live. >> good morning, steve. i met him in june of 1990. i was introduced by mayor david denkins and i was acting as a senior advisor. i met him with my brother. he was everything that his press i just met him for a brief 30 or 40 seconds. he asked me about being a lawyer here in new york. he was trained as a lawyer in south africa. in fact, he started the first black law partnership in south africa when that was just absolutely unheard of. in some sense he had a reaganesque bearing. when you look back at him in terms of south african and world history, he's kind of perceived in south africa as a combination of our george washington as the father of the country, and abe lincoln in terms of freeing so many people from the tension and slavery of apartheid. >> i remember that visit because i was working across the street over at nbc and there was a ticker tape parade and nelson mandela drove by and waved to a million people on fifth avenue. >> it was a huge ticker tape parade and it was so important not only to african-americans, but to all amer
-old denver boy launched a mission to save nasa. connor johnson said all he ever wanted to do was explore space. he knows it's in his future. with the help of his parents about a week ago he launch aid petition to the federal government to increase funding to nasa. he needs 100,000 signatures to get a response from the white house. he has a long way to go but is very hopeful. >> i would be very sad. nasa is mostly the only station, like space company i've known for a very long time. >> connor is about 99,000 signatures short and he only has until the 29th of this month. if you want to sign, head on over to whitehouse.gov and look under the petitions for science and space policy. >> you never know. never too young to make change, right? >> that's true. >>> will you get snow, sleet or just rain? we're monitoring conditions across the d.c. region right now. another check on your forecast is next. use chase freedom at select department stores and get 5% cash back this quarter. so you can give her an even bigger surprise. activate your 5% cash back at chase.com/freedom chase. so you can. >>> l
-defense? cody johnson disappeared july 7th. four days later, gram led friends and relatives to a popular spot in the park where they found johnson's body. >>> and susan boyle, you remember her. the soft-spoken scott charmed her way into our hearts when she became a reality tv sensation basically over night. ♪ i dreamed a dream of time gone by ♪ >> still gives me goosebumps. now the hit recording artist has made a major revelation. she told the observer newspaper she was diagnosed last year with the development disorder asperger's syndrome. this is significant because when she was a child, doctors said she suffered from brain damage. let's talk about this with our medical correspondent, elizabeth cohen. what is asperger's syndrome, and what does this mean for her as far as this revised diagnosis? >> asperger's syndrome is actually a form of autism, and people hear that and think, how could someone like her have autism? they have vision that someone with autism is completely unable to communicate. people with asperger's are high functioning. they're on the autism spectrum, but they're very
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